Nelumbo


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nelumbo

(nɪˈlʌmbəʊ)
n, pl -bos
(Plants) either of the two aquatic plants of the genus Nelumbo: family Nelumbonaceae. See lotus4, water chinquapin
[C19: New Latin, from Sinhalese nelumbu lotus]
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Noun1.nelumbo - sometimes placed in the family Nymphaeaceae: lotusesNelumbo - sometimes placed in the family Nymphaeaceae: lotuses
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
Nelumbonaceae, subfamily Nelumbonaceae - in some classifications considered an independent family of water lilies; comprises the single genus Nelumbo
American lotus, Nelumbo lutea, water chinquapin, yanquapin - water lily of eastern North America having pale yellow blossoms and edible globular nutlike seeds
References in classic literature ?
And the Nelumbo bud that floats for ever With Indian Cupid down the holy river - Fair flowers, and fairy
Evaluation of cardioprotective efficacy of Nelumbo nucifera leaf extract on isoproterenol-induced myocardial infarction in wistar rats.
Ecological relationship between floral thermogenesis and pollination in Nelumbo lutea (Nelumbonaceae).
Summary: In the present study, chemical composition of fixed oil (NnFO) obtained from Nelumbo nucifera seeds was determined by GC-MS analysis which revealed the presence of 39 compounds mainly comprised of 20.
Das, Hemanta Kumar (2012) carried out a bibliometric analysis of 210 papers and 2999 citations published in the journal Nelumbo published by the of Botanical Survey of India for the period 2004 to 2011.
hirsutum, JcWRKY42 of Jatropha curcas, PqWRKY1 of Panax quinquefolius, NbWRKY17 of Nicotiana benthamiana, PsWRKY46 of Papaver somniferum, and NnWRKY7 of Nelumbo nucifera.
Synthesis of silver nanoparticles using Nelumbo nucifera leaf extract and its larvicidal activity against malaria and filariasis vectors," Parasitology Research, vol.
However, when describing the plant community with Nelumbo nucifera, CHUGUNOVA-SAKHAROVA (1924: 181) used the rank of 'formation' (Russian school) and not that of an association (ICPN art.
Antioxidant activity of Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn on oxidative stress-induced Erythrocyte hemolysis in hypertensive and normotensive rats.
and that of Nymphaeaceae with 4 genera Euryale Nelumbo Nymphaea and Victoria.